2017 Houston Art Car Parade Winners Announced

2017 Houston Art Car Parade Winners Announced

The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art gave out $21,500 to winners in 14 categories this year - check them all out!

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Tickets on sale for The Legendary Art Car Ball

Tickets on sale for The Legendary Art Car Ball

The wildest party of the year kicks off Houston Art Car Parade Weekend on Friday, April 7th with performances by Calliope Musicals, SoulDig, and more! Hosted by Kam Franklin of ...

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Cheech Marin to lead as 2017 Houston Art Car Parade Grand Marshal

Cheech Marin to lead as 2017 Houston Art Car Parade Grand Marshal

Get a chance to see actor, comedian and author Cheech Marin at this year's Houston Art Car Parade on April 8th

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Houston's largest FREE public event needs lots of fuel!

Houston's largest FREE public event needs lots of fuel!

As Houston’s largest free public art event, the parade and all Art Car Weekend events would not be possible without generous help from corporate sponsors, foundation grants, in-kind donations and ...

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The Houston Art Car Weekend is fantastic, fun, and the Parade is FREE!

The Houston Art Car Weekend is fantastic, fun, and the Parade is FREE!

It is the Largest Art Car Parade in the world! Art Car Weekend is the Orange Show's biggest outreach program, a vehicle for the message that art is an integral ...

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The Art Car Parade is the highlight of a three-day celebration of the drive to create: Art Car Weekend. But it all began with a donated 1967 Ford staton wagon and $800 worth of paint and plastic fruit. And now, 26 years later, it attracts 250+ vehicles (and other entries) from 23 states, Canada, and Mexico. Learn more about how it all began...read more

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